Walkie Talkie Building

Carbuncle Cup 2015: Winner

Carbuncle Cup 2015 Winner

Walkie Talkie Wins Britain’s ugliest building: “rarely has a Carbuncle nominee been so wildly unpopular that it gathered a significant tranche of votes in the previous year’s contest.”

National Sawdust Williamsburg, Brooklyn

National Sawdust Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Design: Bureau V, Architects

Non-profit music venue National Sawdust $16m, 13,000-sqft state-of-the-art space will open in the culturally vibrant Williamsburg section of Brooklyn on October 1.

Hacine Cherifi Gymnasium

Hacine Cherifi Gymnasium in Lyon

Design: Tectoniques Architectes

The Hacine Cherifi gymnasium forms part of the same development as the Paul Chevallier schools complex, another Tectoniques project for the town of Rillieux-La-Pape.

View from Museum Campus Chicago

Obama Presidential Center in Chicago

The Barack Obama Foundation released a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) soliciting submissions from firms interested in providing architectural design services for the Obama Presidential Center (OPC).

Andover Road

Andover Road House in Winchester

Design: OB Architecture

Winchester studio OB Architecture has renovated a 1930s house in Winchester adding a dramatic glazed living, kitchen and dining space.

Cloud Seeding

Cloud Seeding Plaza Pavilion in Holon

Design: MODU Architecture

Cloud Seeding, a plaza pavilion for Israel’s national design museum, Design Museum Holon, shows that design can do more than fulfill a public need: it can foster engaging public experiences.

Summerhill Residence

AIA SF Architecture and the City Festival 2015

The American Institute of Architects, San Francisco chapter (AIA San Francisco) and the Center for Architecture + Design events at the 12th annual Architecture and the City festival, the largest architectural festival of its kind in the USA. The month-long celebration lets participants to engage with the local architecture community.

Cirkelbroen

Cirkelbroen Copenhagen – Olafur Eliasson Bridge

Design: Olafur Eliasson

Cirkelbroen celebrates pedestrians. It reflects the daily life and intimacy that you find around the canal in the Christianshavn neighbourhood, its houseboats and sailing boats, the unique life on the ramparts.

Metro Ofis

Metro Ofis Building in Istanbul

Design: BFTA Mimarlik

Located in Pendik, which is rapidly-growing business district on the Asian side of Istanbul, Metro Ofis is sited just on the edge of the oldest highway of the city. 60 m tall tower building consists of 77 offices distributed on 20 floors by 1, 2 and 3 units.

Code Black

Code Black Cafe in Melbourne

Design: ZWEI

Australian interiors and architecture firm ZWEI, have designed Code Black, a cafe that was once a mechanics workshop in North Melbourne.